As a not-for-profit organisation, Wangarang does rely on the generous support of the community to bring something truly special to the lives of people living with disabilities.

Welcome to Wangarang

Wangarang Industries is a not-for-profit Australian Disability Enterprise (ADE), based in Orange, established to provide a range of jobs and training for people with a variety of disabilities throughout the Central West region of NSW.

Wangarang was established by a group of dedicated locals residents in 1962 and is essentially a commercial business that provides real work in a supported environment for more than 125 people with a disability, many of whom would otherwise be unable to work.

Wangarang provide services to a large and diverse customer base ranging from individuals and small sole proprietor businesses through to large multinational corporations.

In addition, Wangarang also provides Life Choices and Active Ageing day programs. These programs aim to develop and maintain the participants’ ability to take part in community life, enhance independence, and provide ongoing learning, development and social interaction.

Working With Us

At Wangarang Industries, we pride ourselves on providing quality products and services at a competitive price. We offer a broad range of products and services and can tailor these to meet the requirements of our many and diverse customers.

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Our Services

Wangarang offers a wide range of employment and vocational training options to more than 125 people with disabilities, and a wide range of business services to the community.

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2017 Wangarang Golf Challenge

Wangarang Industries relies on the kindness and generosity of individuals, companies, Trusts and Foundations and volunteers to provide jobs and training that helps to bring something truly special to the lives of people living with disabilities.

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Latest News

Position Vacant – Crew Leader
Position Vacant – Crew Leader

Wangarang is a community based, not-for-profit organisation providing job opportunities and support services for people with disabilities in Orange. We are seeking a motivated [...]

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Position Vacant: Garden Supervisor
Position Vacant: Garden Supervisor

Wangarang is a community based, not-for-profit organisation providing job opportunities and support services for people with disabilities in Orange. We are seeking a motivated [...]

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Employee Years of Service

How long have you been in your job? In 2016, we had 15 supported employees who achieved some fantastic years of service milestones. Congratulations to all!

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The Women’s Shed SALT Workshops
The Women’s Shed SALT Workshops

On Friday the 8th of December the Orange Women’s Shed had a Supporting and Linking Tradeswomen (SALT) specialty workshop onsite. The Women made cutlery caddies, while learning [...]

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The Wangarang Christmas party
The Wangarang Christmas party

The Wangarang employee Christmas party is the biggest event on the Wangarang calendar and our 2016  end of year celebrations, on Saturday the 17th December, were a big success. [...]

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Newcastle Permanent Charitable Foundation grant recipients
Newcastle Permanent Charitable Foundation grant recipients

Wangarang has been a successful recipient of the Newcastle Permanent Charitable Foundation's grant round in 2016, with an amazing $50,000 granted toward the Women’s Shed facility [...]

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